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Austria in the Twentieth Century (Studies in Austrian and Central European History and Culture, 1)

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Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English


  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Political Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Europe - Austria & Hungary,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Austria,
  • Intellectual life,
  • National socialism,
  • Politics and government

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRolf Steininger (Editor), Günter Bischof (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages369
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10936657M
ISBN 100765801752
ISBN 109780765801753

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